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MediaMath Acquires Rare Crowds, CEO Eric Picard To Become VP of Strategic Partnerships

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November 10th 2014
Author
Adotas

MediaMath today announces the acquisition of Rare Crowds, a technology company building innovative solutions to find marketer-defined target audiences across display, mobile, video and social. Rare Crowds’ open source technology, OpenAdStack, uses combinatorial optimization techniques and machine learning algorithms to find extremely targeted media that is ... more...

HyprMX Expands to Bring More Brand Video to Mobile, Hires AdColony’s Joel Chang

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November 10th 2014
Author
Adotas

HyprMX, the adtech company that brings Fortune 500 brand video advertising to mobile apps, just announced new integrations with 50 titles on Android and iOS systems. The company has  integrated into 50 titles from a dozen mobile app publishers. Major mobile publishers and their top titles now running HyprMX include: ●     ... more...

The Credit System is Broken for Ad Networks – But It’s Fixable

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November 6th 2014
Author
Martin Macmillan

The tremendous growth of the global mobile App Economy — powered by nearly 3 million app developers and 2.5 million apps in the two major app stores, Apple App Store and Google Play, combined — shows no signs of stopping. To the contrary, the full-scale arrival of app component marketplaces, ... more...

Artisan Research Finds 90% of Mobile Users Will Make Holiday Purchases Through Apps

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November 5th 2014
Author
Adotas

Artisan Mobile today released research results highlighting the increasing role of mobile and tablet apps in driving conversions. In a survey of 500 consumers, 94% of respondents strongly agreed or agreed that they are purchasing and browsing products on apps more than ever before, and 91% intend to make purchases ... more...

Five Things a DSP Should Look For In a Mobile Ad Exchange

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October 29th 2014
Author
Simone Miller

In a market crowded with options, choosing a mobile ad exchange can be an overwhelming task. Integrating with a mobile ad exchange extracts significant resources from both the DSP and the exchange itself so it’s important to research an exchange’s available features—and determine their value to your organization—before committing that investment. ... more...

According to New PWC Study Most Mobile Ad Traffic is from Accidental Clicks

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October 27th 2014
Author
Adotas

According to a new installment of the Consumer Intelligence Series by PricewaterhouseCoopers, majority of the time mobile traffic is due to an accidental click by consumers. The study by PwC had 1,003 respondents, ages 18 and over, weigh in on their smartphone activity and their reasons for clicking mobile ads. ... more...

The Wrong Way to Describe the Difference between Apples and Orangutans

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October 27th 2014
Author
Kurt Heinemann

‘What’s your mobile strategy’ is not the right question Lumping smartphones and tablets together in the same category is hazardous. Marketers need to stop thinking of these two as as twin siblings. Rather, we should consider them what they are: second cousins once removed. Yes, they belong to the extended mobile ... more...

Vdopia Launches Mobile Video Programmatic Marketplace

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October 21st 2014
Author
Adotas

Today, Vdopia, a global programmatic buying and selling platform for mobile video advertising, announced the launch of their global programmatic platform exclusively for mobile video advertising. The new marketplace product called ‘Chocolate,’ is built from the ground up solely for mobile video advertising. With the potential reach of 150 million unique ... more...

iPhone 6: What’s New and What Matters

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October 21st 2014
Author
Peter Koeppel

As usual, Apple has lots going on. At the beginning of October, the company released two new products. One was the highly-touted iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. The other release was a new operating system, iOS 8. Citing millions of pre-orders and astonishing sales, Apple projects that it will ... more...

Mobile Video Ad Platform AerServ Launches Free Mobile-First Mediation Platform for Publishers

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October 15th 2014
Author
Adotas

Earlier this week, AerServ, the mobile-first video mediation platform, announced the public launch and general availability of its free monetization platform for publishers and app developers. “Mobile Video is expected to grow by 300% in the next 5 years to more than $40B. It is increasingly mission-critical for companies to fully ... more...